I’m Drifting Through Negative Space

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I’m Drifting Through Negative Space : 

I’m Drifting Through Negative Space Interpreted By Peter Cherico Written by Jack Prelutsky

I’m drifting through negative space, : 

I’m drifting through negative space,

Slide 3: 

a frown on my lack of a face,

attempting to hear : 

attempting to hear with a tenuous ear

place. : 

place. nobody what says in this

Undressed in unknowable clothes, : 

Undressed in unknowable clothes,

Slide 7: 

I strike an impossible pose,

then rest my non-head : 

then rest my non-head on my shadowy bed,

and when I awaken, I doze. : 

and when I awaken, I doze.

I’m eating a make-believe bite, : 

I’m eating a make-believe bite,

today in the negative night. : 

today in the negative night.

The water I drink : 

The water I drink from my fictional sink

is dry as the : 

is dry as the light. darkness is

I toss an : 

I toss an ball ephemeral

against an impalpable wall. : 

against an impalpable wall.

It bounces and lands : 

It bounces and lands

in my vanishing hands- : 

in my vanishing hands-

It’s hard to keep track of it all. : 

It’s hard to keep track of it all.

I’d like to be positive, but : 

I’d like to be positive, but

I’m stuck in a negative rut : 

I’m stuck in a negative rut

I laugh when I’m sad, : 

I laugh when I’m sad,

when I’m angry, I’m glad, : 

when I’m angry, I’m glad,

whatever I open, I shut. : 

whatever I open, I shut.

Slide 24: 

I’m running an opposite race,

maintaining an imprecise pace. : 

maintaining an imprecise pace.

I lose when I win, : 

I lose when I win,

going out coming in- : 

going out coming in-

it’s eerie in negative space. : 

it’s eerie in negative space.

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